Mezzotint

Morning Paper

Mezzotint from 1942. Pencil signed in the lower left. Print measures 9 x 6 inches on 12 1/4 x 9 1/8 inch wove type paper. Presentation print of the Chicago Society of Etchers, with the blindstamp in the bottom left margin. Edition of 350. A superb impression of an intimate portrait with excellent shading.

T Comme Turner

Color mezzotint on paper depicting the artist's tools. Pencil numbered in the lower left 29/85. Pencil titled and signed. Plate size measures 11 1/4 x 15 3/4″in a 20 x 24 inch black and gold frame. C. 1981, pencil dated in the lower right.

Sergeant Major Patrick Gould

Mezzotint by John Young(Engraver in Mezzotint to H.R.H. the Prince of Wales) after the painting by George Watson, image size 19 1/2 x 11 3/4 inches, sheet size 22 1/2 x 14 1/4 inches, 1810. The full title reads, "Sergeant Major Patrick Gould, Royal Reg. Edin. Volunteers (Blue) 1794. Published by P. Carol Printseller, South Hanover Street, Edinburgh.

Shields on the River Tyne

This mezzotint by Charles Turner, after a drawing by J.M.W. Turner, measures 6 x 8 1/2 inches. This is from J.M.W. Turners' "Rivers of England" series, Plate J, and published in London, 1823, by W.B. Cooke. Engraver, title, publisher and date are located on lower margin.

Boy Playing Violin

Mezzotint, image size 14 1/2 x 10 1/4 inches, after a painting by Franz Hals, 1732, printed by G. White, laid paper, collectors annotations on back, print is trimmed within the platemark and the bottom edge is uneven.

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